Women's Soccer Falls at VCU 2-0
|Va. Commonwealth (3-4-0)||0||2||2|
|2nd - 47:29||CONRAD, Courtney (Va. Commonwealth)|
|2nd - 48:41||ERNEST, Jackie (Va. Commonwealth)|
Sh: 2 Players (#10, #12 - 1)
Sv: Lauren Swant - 1
2 Players (#8, #19 - 1)
A: 3 Players (#2, #6, #9 - 1)
Sh: CONRAD, Courtney - 4
Sv: KRUSE, Emma - 2
|TEAM STATISTICS||Maine||Va. Commonwealth|
|Shots (on goal)||2 (2)||15 (3)|
RICHMOND, VA. -- The University of Maine women's soccer team fell to Virigina Commonwealth 2-0 on Friday evening in a tournament in Richmond, Va. Maine falls to 3-2-1 on the season with the loss, while VCU improves to 3-4-0.
VCU, who is the first team to score more than a single goal on the Black Bears in a game this season, opened the scoring just after halftime. At 47:29, Jessie Krasko made a pass to Courtney Conrad who beat Maine keeper Lauren Swant (Oakville, Ontario). For Conrad, it was her second goal of the year.
VCU added to its lead just over a minute later. Sharon Wojcik and Abbey Ritter teamed up to find Jackie Ernest who found the back of the net with her shot at 48:41.
Charlene Achille (Longueuil. Quebec) and Evé L'Abbe (Laval, Quebec) each registered shots for the Black Bears.
Maine keeper Swant made one save in the game and falls to 3-2-1 on the season. Emma Kruse made two saves for VCU and improves to 3-4-0.
Maine returns to action when it faced Richmond on Sunday, Sept. 15 at 12 noon.